Rack, Rope and Red-Hot Pincers – Plus letter to Tim Waters from Geoffrey Abbott

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Product Code: RAC0757

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Subtitle: A History of Torture and Its Instruments

Author: Geoffrey Abbott (signed: 'To Tim Waters, with best wishes, from the author, Geoff Abbott, June 1995 - Flogged at the grating? Flogged around the fleet? Keelhauling? It's all within!!!!) - Plus signatures of 8 other Warders including the Jewel House Warder, Janet Jones, the first lady warder

Genre: History of Execution

Binding: Hardback book with dust jacket in clear protective sleeve

Length: 243 pages

Published by Headline

Publication Date: 1993 (first edition)

ISBN: 0 7472 0655 4

Condition: Good, slight browning of page edges


Geoffrey Abbott, now retired, was a Yeoman Warder of H.M.'s Tower of London and also a member of H.M.'s Bodyguard of the Yeoman of the Guard Extraordinary. He is now living in Cumbria, as Sword Bearer to the Mayor of Kendall. He has appeared in, and taken part in, numerous TV programmes in both the UK and America, dealing with London's ceremonial history, and the general topic of executions and mystery (of which he has written a large number of books on).

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